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19 Feb 2011

Indigo Merchandise Store

By popular demand! The Indigo Merchandise Store, where you can buy all your cool Indigo threads. The official Indigo Renderer merchandise store.

9 Feb 2011

The Ranch Renderfarm Blitz

The Ranch Renderfarm is running a promotion that gives you 5 minutes for free on their renderfarm. 5 minutes on the Ranch is equivalent to 4 hours on a 12-core/24-thread MacPro or 10 hours on a Core i7 computer. The Ranch works very well with Indigo, and 5 minutes will likely get you a beautiful c

2 Feb 2011

Winners of Steampunk Competition

And here are the winners! We had just 7 entries, but with the incredibly high quality of some of the entries, it was a difficult decision. 1st Place: Solarray Full 2.0 Licence & Gold forum badge 2nd Place: Camox Indigo T-Shirt & Node licence & Silver forum badge 3rd Place: Bacon Indigo

12 Jan 2011

Artist Feature: Piotr Lusnia

An Indigo community heavyweight, Piotr Lusnia, also known as hcpiter on our forum, is the creator of many outstandingly realistic architectural visualisations. Hailing from Poland, Piotr has been a valued forum member since Feb 2010 and kindly agreed to doing this feature. Read article... Other art

10 Jan 2011

Blender World Cup 2010

The BWC2010 has been judged and first place went to dakiru with a remarkable Indigo render. For his effort, dakiru has won a full Indigo licence. For the rest of the winners visit the BWC 2010 Congratulations to dakiru and rest of the BWC2010 winners.

8 Dec 2010

Artist Feature: Arthur Liebnau

We have a new section of the website bringing some new interviews with some of Indigo's hottest artists. Arthur Liebnau, known in the forum community as Zom-B, has shown himself to be a power user since the earliest days of Indigo's history. His relentless pushing of Indigo's limits has helped it b

8 Dec 2010

The Ranch Renderfarm has upgraded!

The new system is 2.5 to 3 times as fast as the 'old' RANCH (which could hardly be considered slow). - a project which took one hour of render time is now done in around 20-25 minutes. - we can render super-heavy projects as each RR node has 24 GB RAM. - the gathering+merging phase is also 2.5 time

25 Nov 2010

December 2010 Competition - Steampunk

This month's (and next's) competition is themed steampunk. Avoid the Christmas hype, family, holidays and other distractions, and win prizes! Create some playful, quirky and steampunky artifacts and scenes. Prizes: First: Full 2.0 Licence & Gold forum badge Second: Indigo T-Shirt & Node lic

9 Nov 2010

Indigo Online Manual

The Indigo documentation is now online as part of the website. It will be updated and expanded as development of Indigo changes, and it aims to be the most comprehensible gathering of Indigo documentation, in a readable format. Read up on Indigo, and feel free to send your comments and suggestions t

13 Aug 2010

Indigo Renderer Showreel 2010

A selection of some of the finest renders made with Indigo Renderer to date. Watch it in HD 720!